Wellness - General Health | 0-1 yrs

Benefits Of Breast Milk For Infants


The benefits of breastfeeding and breast milk are truly immense. 

“Breast milk provides the ideal nutrition for infants. It has a nearly perfect mix of vitamins, protein, and fat -- everything your baby needs to grow. And it's all provided in a form that could be more easily digested than infant formula,” quotes an article in a leading health site. According to this article, “Breast milk contains antibodies that help your baby fight off viruses and bacteria. Breastfeeding lowers your baby's risk of having asthma or allergies.”

But the numerous benefits of breastfeeding and breast milk extend well beyond basic nutrition. Breastfeeding mothers tend to lose pregnancy weight faster and are less likely to get depressed.

If you are still contemplating on whether to breastfeed your child or not, skim through this ClipBook to learn more about the benefits of breast milk,and make an informed decision.


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